Everyone knows that home maintenance is imperative for preserving the quality and condition of your home’s interior and exterior. However, not everyone takes action to cover all the necessary bases, ultimately leaving some areas of the home to slowly deteriorate, exposed to the elements.
But, sometimes knowing what, when and how to perform certain maintenance duties can be a challenge as some tasks are less obvious than others. For example, owners of homes with sump pumps might not even consider inspecting their systems, which can result in flooded basements. Other items, like gas and electric water heaters with large tanks build up sediment and require routine flushing at least once a year. This sediment is also referred to as scale and consists of free-floating minerals that aggregate over time. It’s the same stuff that accumulates in your shower.
Improper or limited maintenance can cause a host of unwanted issues…
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